Objectives of Residency Program:
to promote contemporary art in all its diverse forms within an international context,
to stimulate creativity through direct contact with nature and a respect for the environment,
to set up an exchange of ideas within various disciplines of contemporary art practice,
to establish workshops, exhibitions, and open-air art events in the Regional Park of Mount Subasio, Assisi.
Groups of artists
Ginestrelle provides the prefect milieu for international groups of artists already involved in a joint project to work together. The residency will provide an opportunity to bring to fruition any current project. Each group will have the chance to exhibit in Assisi at the end of the each year.
skills: an ability to work as a team
how to apply: send a brief description of the project and the working practices of those involved demonstrating an ability to work as a team.
New program 2018: Arte Studio Ginestrelle and the Writing Residency provide three creative bedrooms for artists, writers, designers and architects. From the Regional Park of Mt. Subasio the activities have moved to the Assisi town, famous for its frescos by Giotto and Cimabue, in two wonderful venues along via San Rufino 29 and via Santa Maria delle Rose 6, Assisi.
Applications will be judged on the basis of CVs and portfolios submitted.
Each artist will have the opportunity to develop his/her project within a number of different artistic fields:
Literary Arts fiction, poetry, script writing, novel, short stories etc.
Visual Arts (en plein air)
The cultural association Ginestrelle can assist artists seeking grants or other forms of funding in their home country/institution, by providing an invitation letter when a candidature is accepted.
It can help organize exhibition openings, as well as press conferences and campaigns to inform the public of our activities.
All artists will have the chance to show and promote their work in the annual International Exhibition of Contemporary Art in Assisi (UNESCO World Heritage site), curated by Arte Studio Ginestrelle.
- Hotel or Guest house
- Weeks: 1
- Weeks: 2
- Weeks: 3
- Months: 1
- Visual Art
- Performing Arts
- Textile Art
- New Media
- Education Programmes